Category: employee wellness

Workplace Wellness: A New Priority

Companies Increasingly Value Workplace Wellness Workplace wellness has become a priority in recent years as companies focus their attention on gaining an edge over competitors by attracting and retaining new talent. A big part in this shift is in placing wellness features into workplace building designs and finding ways to make buildings energy-efficient and environmentally […]

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What’s the Deal with Corporate Wellness Programs?

The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) recently proposed a rule to amend regulations in Title 1 of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) of 1990 for corporate wellness programs. These types of programs are used by about 580,000 companies in the U.S. alone, so the implications of this rule could be huge. Learn more […]

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Easy Workplace Wellness for Office-Bound Employees

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Despite the necessity of earning a paycheck, working can be detrimental to your health. That’s especially true if you’re required to sit for hours. While in this day and age, you may not be able to leave your computer behind, there are adjustments you can make to enhance your workplace wellness in an office setting.

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Incorporating Nutrition Into Your Workplace Wellness Program

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March is celebrated as National Nutrition Month, and it’s the ideal time for employers and employees to learn more about healthy eating. If your workplace currently has a wellness program or you are looking to add one, you might be interested in how nutrition can fit into your program. We have some tips for adding […]

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4 Workplace Wellness Trends to Watch for in 2015

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We’re only two weeks into 2015, but at ARCpoint Labs, we’re thinking about the big picture. Forward-thinking is a key part of workplace wellness; it’s all about helping your employees discover their health risks so they can take the right preventative measures and make positive lifestyle changes to ensure a longer life. Today, we’re outlining the […]

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How to Help Your Employees Have a Relaxing Holiday

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As we have explored before, stress can be a danger to your employees’ health. While vacations can go a long way to relieve stress, we all know that sometimes, work finds a way to interrupt our days off, meaning our vacation time isn’t really restful. To help prevent that, we’re sharing 3 ways you can help […]

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Winter is Coming. Prepare Your Employees With Workplace Wellness.

Winter is Coming. Prepare Your Employees With Workplace Wellness.

Winter is coming (or has come, depending on the weather where you live). While some people love the chill and snowfall, others dread the next few months for the sniffles and sickness, holiday weight gain,  and seasonal stir-craziness. Here’s what your workplace wellness program can do to help your employees cope with whatever winter brings.

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How to Make Your Workplace Wellness Program More Effective

Studies have shown that workplace wellness programs can be very effective, leading to lower healthcare costs and fewer trips to the doctor or hospital. It seems that workplaces are starting to realize the many benefits to workplace wellness programs, as evidenced by the higher number of companies who are offering financial incentives for participation. We’re […]

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Workplace Wellness & Alzheimer’s Disease: Help Your Employees Provide Care Relatives Need

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Although it ranks among the top 10 leading causes of death in the United States, Alzheimer’s disease doesn’t often get the attention it deserves. As a part of Alzheimer’s Awareness Month, we’re exploring why and how your workplace wellness program can better address Alzheimer’s disease.

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Workplace Wellness for Women: How to Create a Program to Help Female Employees

ARCpoint Labs | Create Female-Friendly Workplace Wellness Programming

A workplace wellness program should be designed to appeal to all your employees. This means including programming that pertains to the women in your workforce. Women’s health is different than men’s, and your workplace wellness program must reflect this. In doing so, you’ll create a more supportive, productive environment for your female employees — always […]

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